PHOENIX -- Gasoline prices at the pump around Arizona are lower for the second consecutive week.
Officials with Triple-A Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is at $3.50 a gallon. That's down by 4 cents from last week.
This week's national average is at $3.58 per gallon, also down by 4 cents from the previous week.
Triple-A analysts say August will be a seesaw month for gasoline prices due to tensions in the Middle East and impending hurricane activity.
Tucson has the lowest average gasoline price in Arizona at $3.36 a gallon while Flagstaff has the highest at $3.74.
South Carolina has the lowest average gas prices in the continental U.S. at $3.26 a gallon with Connecticut having the highest at $3.97 a gallon.